Manpower agencies are reconsidering a proposed strike against stricter rules to regulate the recruitment field in Bahrain.
Bahrain Recruiters Society (BRS), which represents the majority of licensed recruitment
The second largest union representing workers at Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has refused to join calls for a company-wide strike over pay and benefits.
More than 2,500 employees represented by the Alba Labour Unio
An estimated 2,000 workers who downed tools last week after trashing a factory have agreed to report for duty today (June 17) following a pay rise.
Staff of MRS Fashions, which manufactures garments for US comp
Around 2,000 workers at a Bahrain garment factory - which makes clothes for US retailers Macy's, JC Penney and Walmart - continued their strike for a second day yesterday.
The Indian and Bangladeshi employe
Work at a Riffa garment factory ground to a halt yesterday as nearly 2,000 employees went on a strike over allegations of abuse, withheld payment and forced deportation.
The walk-out at MRS Fashions in Hajiyat
Poultry farmers in Bahrain have called off a strike, averting fears of a potential fresh chicken shortage during Ramadan.
They agreed to halt industrial action after plans to increase their rents by up to 300 per cent were scrappe
Pilots of Franco-Dutch airline Air France-KLM plan to strike for several hours per day in May to protest against what they say are limits on their right to strike.
Air France said the strikes will disrupt its schedule and will pre
Millions of commuters and tourists will face transport chaos this week in London as workers on the Underground rail network plan to hold a two-day strike in a dispute over planned job cuts.
Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transp